March meeting Sunday March 26th

March 26:  Quinte Secular Humanist Association invites you to join us at our monthly meeting, Sunday at 1:30pm. in room P22 in the Quinte Business Centre, Loyalist College.

The topic for discussion will be:  Humanists affirm, “that our survival is dependent upon a healthy planet that provides us and all forms of life with a sustainable environment”.  How does the Site C dam and BC Hydro achieve or not achieve that objective?  Join us for an afternoon of critical thinking.

Lunch first at the Chinese Buffet Gardens, Bell Plaza, Belleville at noon.

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Monthly Meeting February 26th

The next monthly meeting of the QSHA will be held at Room P22, Loyalist College, Pioneer (office and admin) building at 1.30 pm Sunday 26th February.

Topic: Humanist causes and how to implement them.  To be presented by two of our members.

  1. Free speech
  2. Amnesty international
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Change of date for next meeting; “Religious accommodation in Ontario schools”

The QSHA monthly meeting for January 2017 will be Sunday Jan 29th for lunch at the Quinte Gardens Buffet Restaurant, Bell Plaza, Belleville 12 noon, and followed by the meeting at Room P22, Loyalist College, Pioneer Building, Wallbridge-Loyalist Road, Belleville. at 1.30 p.m.

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Annual Yuletide Dinner 2016

Animated_Xmas_wreath_animationThe annual Yuletide dinner will be held at the Beaufort Pub, near the TSC store on Dundas Street East, Belleville on Saturday December 10th at 5.30 p.m. Guests are welcome!

Phone Jim 613-243-3351

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November 2016 meeting of the QSHA

The next meeting of the Quinte Secular Humanists group will be held on Sunday 27th November at Loyalist College Room P22 at 1.30 p.m

The topic will be “The future of the QSHA- which direction are we going to go?” led by Doug Strong.

Those of us who wish to meet for lunch first, can go to the Chinese Buffet Gardens restaurant at 12 p.m

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Attracting new members

Please answer the following questions.
As a member/former member or prospective member of the QSHA, I would come to meetings if…………………….

If you have stopped attending, what would bring you back?…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

Mail answers to Eric, our President  Email egthomas@live.com

Our new officers elected at the last AGM are:

Eric Thomas, President

Doug Strong, Vice President

Luba Young, Treasurer

Joanne Burns, Secretary.

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AGM

The Annual General Meeting onf the Quinte Secular Humanists will be held on Sunday September 25th at Room P 22, Loyalist College, Old Pioneer building. Wallbridge-Loyalist Road, Belleville at 1.30 p.m.

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Next monthly meeting is at Loyalist College Sunday June 26th

On the challenge of inclusiveness.
How to deal with a changing future because escalating feelings about a difference of opinion often does not provide positive result.
Eric
Place: Loyalist College, Pioneer Building Room P10.
Time: 1.30 p.m Sunday 26th June
“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.”
S.G. Tallentyre, The Friends of Voltaire
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“Bad science: Myth and Methodology”

 

This is the topic of the next QSHA meeting to be held at Room P10, Loyalist College, Admin building, Wallbridge Loyalist Rd, Belleville.  Sunday 22nd May at 1.30 p.m.- 3.30 p.m. Free coffee and cookies.

Bad science

Talk and discussion led by Clare Sabin

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Open House. Everyone welcome!

We are hosting an open house with free coffee and cookies at the Belleville Public Library, 2nd floor meeting room.

Saturday April 23rd. 1.00 p.m till 4.30 p.m.

Members of the QSHA will be present to answer questions from the general public on what Humanism means, and what we stand for.  There will be a display and brochures etc.

 

Looking forward to meeting everyone!

 

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